Louisa's Shelton commits to Hampton

MINERAL, Va. (CBS19 SPORTS) -- Chris Shelton will continue his basketball career at Hampton University, committing to the Pirates on Twitter Sunday morning.

Shelton, the VHSL Class 4 state player of the year, averaged 23 points and seven rebounds per game as a senior. He led Louisa County to its first stat championship game appearance since 1994, losing to George Washington 55-44.

Shelton led the Lions to Jefferson District and region championships. Shelton was also the JD Class 4 player of the year in 2018 and 2019.